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 Chubb (Thomas).Chukwa. 
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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Chuck Full.
 
Probably a corruption of chock full or choke fulli.e. full enough to choke one.   1
        “Ayr was holding some grand market; streets and inn had been chokefull during the sunny hours.”—Carlyle, in Froude’s Jane W. Carlyle, vol. i. letter lxxxvii. p. 275.
 


 Chubb (Thomas).Chukwa. 

 
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